A sustained trade below 8260 could drag the Index lower to levels of 8080 and 7800. On the flip side a trade beyond 8450 can activate short covering rallies taking Nifty higher to levels of 8740 and 8960.
Mitesh Thakkar of miteshthakkar.com suggests selling Axis Bank with a stop loss of Rs 688 for target of Rs 655 and Equitas Holdings with a stop loss of Rs 104 for target of Rs 95.
Sudarshan Sukhani of s2analytics.com recommends buying Dabur India with stop loss at Rs 459 and target of Rs 474 and MRF with stop loss at Rs 65500 and target of Rs 68750.
Mitessh Thakkar of mitesshthakkar.com suggests buying Axis Bank with target at Rs 785 and stop loss at Rs 751.
Sudarshan Sukhani of s2analytics.com recommends buying L&T Finance Holdings with stop loss at Rs 115 and target of Rs 124 and Tech Mahindra with stop loss at Rs 764 and target of Rs 795.
Sudarshan Sukhani of s2analytics.com recommends buying HCL Tech with stop loss at Rs 542 and target of Rs 585 and ICICI Prudential Life Insurance with stop loss at Rs 487 and target of Rs 515.
Mitesh Thakkar of miteshthakkar.com recommends buying Axis Bank with a stop loss of Rs 744.9 and target of Rs 780 and Bank of India with a stop loss of Rs 72.5 and target of Rs 78.5.
Experts expect stock-specific activity to continue and as it is a 'buy of dips' market, recommend buying quality stocks for better returns
Nifty will face major hurdles around its lifetime high of 12,103 marks. Once Nifty sail above the lifetime high, 12,300 will be the new target to watch out for.
The equity market may trade with a negative bias in the short-term, but the broader market will maintain its positive bias in the long-term, Vinod Nair of Geojit Financial Services says.
Lower side support is maintained around 10,700-10,800 levels.
Nifty continued to remain volatile as it couldn’t manage to hold gains. The index has immediate support at 10,970.
The market is near strong support and we may see a pullback rally. Our advice, therefore, would be to avoid going short from here.
Infosys has strong resistance at Rs 760 and a fresh up move is expected only if this level is held
A bullish trend could push the Nifty towards 11,950. Going forward, a sustained trade above 11,950 may induce a rally towards 12,100-12,250 levels
But, comparatively, more companies have seen an EPS downgrade than an upgrade
As long as Nifty is trading above 11,600, we maintain buy on dip strategy, said Shabbir Kayyumi of Narnolia
Bank Nifty options data for upcoming weekly expiry depicts 31,000 as strong support as aggressive Put writing is seen at 31,000 and on upside the highest Call OI is at 32,000, which can act as strong resistance
Credit Suisse maintained its outperform rating on Tech Mahindra while Jefferies maintained its buy rating on Tech Mahindra with a target price of Rs 880
On the higher side, any decisive move above 11,850 in Nifty can add further follow up buying into the index.
Both TCS and Infosys hold 27 percent each in the index weight and they are likely to take leadership alternatively to help index inch up
Sudarshan Sukhani of s2analytics.com recommends buying Tech Mahindra with stop loss at Rs 800 and target of Rs 814, Hexaware Tech with stop loss at Rs 341 and target of Rs 350 and Hindustan Unilever with stop loss at Rs 1735 and target of Rs 1760.
CLSA said strong growth in US is positive for most firms, but more for Infosys & Cognizant while strong growth in CMT is positive for Tech Mahindra, Wipro & HCL Technologies
Jimeet Modi, Founder & CEO, SAMCO Securities & StockNote, feels investors should now start adding top quality stocks to their portfolio at lower levels
Mitessh Thakkar of mitesshthakkar.com recommends buying Allahabad Bank with a stop loss of Rs 45 and target of Rs 49, Bajaj Auto with a stop loss of Rs 2790 and target of Rs 2875 and Steel Authority of India with a stop loss of Rs 47.9 and target of Rs 51.5.